What we're about

Greetings Heroes!

Esports Heroes is a global organization of gamers who care deeply about the growing world of electronic sports.

Over the last decade, online gaming has become a staple of modern life. Professional gaming has exploded in popularity and it's now the fastest growing entertainment genre among millennials and Generation Z. Our goal is to accelerate the advent of pro gaming as a viable and sustainable career path.

Esports Heroes of NYC is the original ESH chapter. We are an ambitious group of like minded entrepreneurs who care deeply about the advancement of this industry and want to help spearhead this movement to make Esports synonymous with traditional sports.

If you are interested in competing in tournaments, making new friends, forging professional relationships, and becoming part of this exciting nascent industry then feel free to join.

Members are eligible for the following events: Tournaments / LAN Events - Hearthstone Fireside Gatherings - Industry Trade Shows - Challenge A Pro Events - Impromptu Gaming Sessions - Domestic / International Field Trips - Food & Fellowship.

Currently supported titles include: Hearthstone - Overwatch - CS:GO - Call of Duty - Heroes of the Storm - PUBG - Dota 2 - League of Legends - Super Smash Bros Melee/4 - Street Fighter V - Rocket League

If you are interested in advertising your own eSports event in this group please contact Chris G.

Upcoming events (2)

AlienGang Dota 2 Tournament (hosted by CGNY)

84 Bowery

Community Gaming is partnering up with AlienGang LAN Center to host our first Dota event of 2019! Sign up as a full team to compete against some of the best players in NYC! The first 3 rounds will be a round robin, best of 1 format, allowing all teams to play against each other. The top 2 teams will move on to a best of 3 finals. Get tickets for your team here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/aliengang-dota-2-tournament-hosted-by-community-gaming-tickets-60494314122 First place is a $200 prize! There's room for 4 teams and all gear will be provided by AlienGang (Razer DeathAdder elite mice and Razer Ornata keyboards) See comments section for pictures. ALIEN GANG a membership-based Esports Colosseum, gaming center, and Internet cafe, located in the Lower East Side. They aim to provide the best atmosphere and gaming experience for players and are also a platform that engages with fashion. Email [masked] with any questions. See you there! Join our community on Discord: https://discord.gg/bxPNem5 Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/433188763922063/

NYC Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament

902 Broadway

Meet and compete with the NYC Smash Bros community at General Assembly on Saturday, May 4th! Community Gaming will be hosting our 3rd SmashFest for the Smash Ultimate community with space for up to 100 players! Arrival time is 11:00am. ALL skill levels are welcome! Competitor Tickets are $25 and include entry into the Smash Fest tournament and catered Food. NOTE: We’ll be supplying the TVs, Nintendo Switches, and Gamecube controller adapters. You should bring your own controller. REGISTER HERE: https://challonge.com/events/M1Q2#/ Join our community on Discord: https://discord.gg/bxPNem5 RULES: We will be using the Genesis 6 Smash Ultimate Ruleset. Tournament will be double elim and all sets will be a best-of-3 games until the top cut, to where sets become become best-of-5 games. Games will be 3 stock / 8 minutes for both singles and doubles. We will do a doubles side event if time permits. All stages will have hazards off. After each game, the winning player may ban two stages from the full stage list. Final Smash Meter is OFF. Items are OFF and NONE. The full ruleset, including stage list, can be viewed here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dmojllgyDCJgHguWrGJ1X0a4Hv_bTHLh7f-s5b_g5o0/edit?fbclid=IwAR2OC9QidCBKHkdoj0XMFzjwkDKcwRA6O6IUSucV3VvAP-pSLHm1uL-muoM Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/330348424287726/ Email [masked] with any questions. See you there!

Past events (60)

Hearthstone Pre-Release Fireside Gathering

902 Broadway

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